UK mini crane rental company Lift Minicranes has taken delivery of what it claims is the first MC815C Maeda mini crane in the UK.
The MC815 has an eight-tonne lifting capacity, a 19.4m tip height, and a 1,000 kg pick and carry capacity. Lift Minicranes specified the crane to be supplied with a 1,000 kg searcher hook and a 1,500 kg safe working load hydraulic two-section fly jib, to increase the maximum lifting height to 25.5 metres.
Other features include a 10.4″ (265 mm) multi-function touch screen monitor, power lifting mode, a Technos 2 radio telemetry system, joystick control, remote auto-levelling and auto crane stowing, a safety operation system. Power is from an EU Stage 3B compliant engine.
Also included is an outrigger interlock device, a two-speed winch, hydrostatic transmission, data logger, 6/4/2 fall hook block, a tilt sensor and alarm.